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Manuals and support

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USEtox user manual
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PDF icon user_manual_usetox.pdf448.65 KB

The user manual provides basic information needed to understand and apply the USEtox model, i.e. to calculate midpoint characterisation factors for human toxicity and freshwater
ecotoxicity.

USEtox chemical database manuals
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PDF icon database_organics.pdf152.81 KB
PDF icon database_inorganics.pdf68.08 KB

The chemical database manuals include a description of (1) physicochemical properties, (2) toxicological effect data on laboratory animals as a surrogate to humans, and in rare cases effect data on humans, and (3) ecotoxicological effect data for freshwater organisms.

Tutorials

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ILCM 2013 short course material
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Package icon ILCM2013_CourseMaterial.zip29.15 MB

A USEtox half-day short course was ginve at ILCM 2013 in Bangalore, India with 20 participants from India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Mauritius working in academy, industry, consulting and policy. 

USEtox modeling short course slides
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PDF icon introduction.pdf180.44 KB
PDF icon environmental_fate.pdf1.91 MB
PDF icon human_exposure.pdf5.07 MB
PDF icon effects_1.pdf1.88 MB
PDF icon effects_2.pdf378.76 KB
PDF icon calculating_cfs.pdf411.52 KB
PDF icon framework_uncertainty.pdf2.21 MB
PDF icon exercise_usetox.pdf111.67 KB

Modeling life cycle impacts of toxics on humans and ecosystems with the USEtox model - one day course at the Technical University of Denmark, 9-Apr-2010.

Download  Recording of the morning session

Download Recording of the afternoon session